Meet Our Staff

Our staff here at Gateway Toyota is here for your convenience. Feel free to contact us with questions or for a test drive.

Meet Our Administration/Accounting Staff

Comptroller Shayna Sterling
Shayna likes supporting her kids and attending cheer events!
Shayna Sterling
Rental / Title Clerk Vicki Uhrig
Vicki loves cheering on the Pierre Govs, racing, and her grand babies!
Rental / Title Clerk
Vicki Uhrig
Receptionist Anna Johnson
Anna loves Christmas and Halloween, but not in that order!
Anna Johnson

Meet Our Owners Staff

Owner/Support Manager Scott Hanna
Scotty loves attending his kids events and working with customers.
Owner/Support Manager
Scott Hanna
Owner/Support Manager Adam Ray
Adam is an avid hunter and loves putting the right car with the right customer.
Owner/Support Manager
Adam Ray

Meet Our Sales Staff

General Manager Chris Kelly
Chris loves shooting pool and the Philadelphia Eagles!
General Manager
Chris Kelly
Sales Manager/Finance Jacqueline Hall
Jackie loves lying about her age and long walks with Jens!
Sales Manager/Finance
Jacqueline Hall
Sales Manager/Finance  Terry  Nelson
Terry enjoys grilling and keeping up with the days current events!
Sales Manager/Finance
Terry Nelson
Sales Manager/Finance Stephen Webb
Stephen enjoys working on his house and his kids!
Sales Manager/Finance
Stephen Webb
Sales Edwin Cook
Edwin loves the 49ers and spitting beats.
Edwin Cook
Sales Lance Jibben
Lance enjoys spending time with his son and dancing!
Lance Jibben
Sales Kody Bridger
Kody enjoys doing parkor and making lasagna!
Kody Bridger
Sales Jay Blumer
Jay is into action figures and collecting sweaters.
Jay Blumer
Sales Kurt  Bowers
Owner and proprietor of the East Side Bar and Haberdashery
Kurt Bowers

Meet Our Service Staff

Shop Foreman Scott Holm
Scotty is an automotive enthusiast.
Shop Foreman
Scott Holm
Service Advisor Matt Meriman
Matt likes warm hugs and standing in the sunshine holding hands.
Service Advisor
Matt Meriman
Service Advisor Erin McClure
Erin enjoys oil painting and composing music.
Service Advisor
Erin McClure
Certified Ford Technician  Leroy Uhrig
Leroy is an automotive enthusiast.
Certified Ford Technician
Leroy Uhrig
Service Technician Austyn Gackle
Austyn likes to be called Bubba.
Service Technician
Austyn Gackle

Meet Our Parts Staff

Parts Manager Larry Cromwell
Larry is a three time national champion.
Parts Manager
Larry Cromwell
Parts Jim Geuther
Jimmy is a certified wine taster and makes the best toast in town.
Jim Geuther

Meet Our Body Shop Staff

Body Shop Manager Jesse Jensen
Jesse likes to build stuff and spend time with friends.
Body Shop Manager
Jesse Jensen
Auto Body Technician  Brad Bruns
Brad is a 5th level black belt who also brews his own beer.
Auto Body Technician
Brad Bruns
Auto Body Technician  Jay Clough
Jay loves hunting, fishing, and body work.
Auto Body Technician
Jay Clough
Body Shop Barry Snodgrass
Barry likes old cars and great movies.
Body Shop
Barry Snodgrass

Our Location

Gateway Toyota
518 E. Sioux Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501

Sales: 605-224-7378
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My parents got their current car from Gateway. They wouldn't stop going on about how nice the staff is to the customers. The garage people are great as well. When they tell you a time that your car is going to be done, they're usually pretty close with the time. We took my dad to get his car, and...

- T Hawk, GOOGLE

Great staff in service center

- don smith, GOOGLE

Awesome customer service

- Tony Clairmont, GOOGLE

Helpful people

- Carl Hawkinson, GOOGLE

So very impressed with how quickly they got me back on the road! Thank you Michael!

- Bob Guyon, GOOGLE

Friendly and efficient staff. Great customer service. Will go back here again!

- Marcia Kratovil, GOOGLE

Excellent service! Friendly staff! Definitely recommend

- Donna J, GOOGLE

We are from another town... Came in while we were here to get an oil change... All was perfect... Very friendly people!

- Brenda Dailey, GOOGLE

Wonderful place to work with!!!!

- Aaron Kenworthy, GOOGLE

If you get the chance and have the need for a new car; I highly suggest you go see those guys down at Gateway! Good personalities and great deals going on right now. Week long sale!

- Samuel Robinson, GOOGLE

Excellence sales and sevice!! Had such a great experience with staff while purchasing my new car!! Finally a No pressure sales experience!!!

- Alisa Smith, GOOGLE

Great place to do business with during their sales events A+

- Jerry Snow, GOOGLE

Great experience gave me great car I'll prefer them too my friends and family.

- Tyrone Tools, GOOGLE

I was on a family vacation from Texas, and needed some emergency repairs. Gateway Ford was the only Ford dealership that I can get to help me after stopping at 3 others from Wyoming through Rapid. everyone that I talked to was amazing and treated me like I was a lifelong customer. Larry and parts...

- Cameron Whitaker, GOOGLE

I will only buy my cars from Nathan Munce, he's the cutest cutie pie! My favorite!


Best Car Buying Experience Ever!

- Steve Webb, GOOGLE

Dealer got back to me very quickly about the car being sold.

- cdavisd, CARGURUS

I purchased my "dream car" from Gateway Ford. Edwin made the buying experience great and painless. Bert took good care of my car in delivery. I would highly recommend Gateway Ford if you are in the market for a Ford, Lincoln, or Toyota!


This place was awesome! I'm from out of town and needed parts replaced emergently on a 2002 Lexus. The employees were so easy to work with and able to get my car going within 24 hours. Great job!!

- Stephanie Nesselhuf, GOOGLE

Staff always friendly and service staff very professional and quick. I always get my oil changed and tires rotated for a good price.

- Lucas Stoeser, GOOGLE

Great people. Great place to get service done. Salesman are professional.

- evan wempe, GOOGLE

Working in Pierre this week about 700 miles from home. I had car troubles on my way into town. The team at gateway Ford service center were very helpful and quick! Thanks Matt and Erin for getting me back on the road.

- Shelby Foerg, GOOGLE

Bought a 2018 F-150. Sales staff is knowledgeable and very courteous. Service staff is also top notch.

- Chip Wilkes, GOOGLE

They have always taken very good care of my vehicles. Ii recommend them

- Deb Rinehart, GOOGLE

Great service. Went above and beyond to meet my needs and I am very satisfied!!

- Rockilea Thompson, GOOGLE

Friendly, helpful staff - we have had nothing but great service!

- Cindy Meyer, GOOGLE

Great dealer, stayed late and waited for us to drive there so we could see the car. there was a mix-up with keys, our spare set was not for the car we purchased and they are working on it now. thanks

- david, CARGURUS

Service Recovery or the actions of a company to recover from a service issue is the most important aspect of customer service. I would like to compliment Gateway Ford Lincoln in Pierre, South... more

- Marc R., YAHOO

Service Recovery or the actions of a company to recover from a service issue is the most important aspect of customer service. I would like to compliment Gateway Ford Lincoln in Pierre, South Dakota for doing one of the finer jobs of service recovery I'd seen in my days as a consumer. I've observed...

- Marc R., YELP

Edwin at Gateway has been great! I haven't yet purchase a car because I can't decide exactly what I want. Edwin has been patient and helpful since initial contact.

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